Bay & Delta Yachtsman

Delta Rat Scrapbook – by Bill Wells

Opening Day, Stockton Yacht Club Jill Stevenson and Colleen Waterhouse did an outstanding job planning and executing the weekend events. Of course, they had a lot of enthusiastic volunteers helping, but they were the...

Lessons Learned – by Pat Carson

Is It Right Or Is It Wrong 14 It is June, it is summer and it finally appears that the pandemic is nearly past us. I thought it would be a good time to...

What I Saw – by Jackie Philpott

Berkeley Marine Center Nobody wants to give up their boat to the boat yard. But sometimes we don’t have a choice, do we? Sometimes it’s the only way we’ll get a more beautiful, well...

From Way Back – by Ty Mellott

I n regards to the photos shown in the May ’22 issue, it appears I may have stumped many of you. Here is a little hint; during the time this was taken, there were several...

New Products – By Terry Goble

Forget Drying With A Towel, There’s A Better Solution After washing a boat, it’s important to dry it before unsightly water spots develop. Old towels and chamois cloths are a traditional method, but they’re...

Letters

Letters – by Our Readers

Jackie, Great to see you between the pages of BDY. We found your book to be a great read, full of facts and humor. If you recall my husband and I were at B&W and...

Calendar - Down The Rode

Down The Rode – by Ty Mellott

BAY & BEYOND MAY 19 • Thursday Cruise on the USS Potomac of the San Francisco Bay, 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. from Oakland’s Jack London Square. $75 per person. Join the crew of the Presidential...

Delta Rat Scrapbook – by Bill Wells

PICYA Change Of Watch The Pacific Inter-Club Yacht Association held their change of watch on March 12. It was held at the Corinthian Yacht Club in Tiburon. I don’t think there was an empty...

Lessons Learned – by Pat Carson

Hazards Of The Sea A question I am often asked is, “do I worry about debris in the ocean when making coastal deliveries, especially when running a vessel at night?” A usual follow-up question is,...

What I Saw – by Jackie Philpott

Mubadala United States Sail Grand Prix Here’s what I saw on Friday Mar. 25. The publisher sent me to St. Francis Yacht Club with a press pass. Me. With a press pass. I was...